The participation of 76 companies from Sri Lanka at the 43rd edition of the World Tourism Market is an all-time record for Sri Lanka said, Manager Marketing Dushan Wickramasuriya.
He said that this shows the enthusiasm for tourism from Sri Lankan companies.
They also know that UK is an important market for tourism in Sri Lanka as UK arrivals are currently number three accounting to 10% of the total arrivals.
He also said that since all Europeans participating at this event is also a launchpad to market Sri Lanka to them.
Meanwhile, special guest Duchess of Rutland Emma Manners at the opening ceremony stated that Sri Lanka is a preferred destination for her. We have also observed that the country’s smiling people are a great asset to tourism and Sri Lanka is also a very safe place to travel now. The three day annual WTM event ends today.
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